Thursday, May 6, 2021

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Diocesan Archivist designated

Cathy McCarthy, of St. John Vianney Parish, has been designated by Bishop James Wall to assist the chancellor.

NM Conference of Bishops Release Statement on Marriage

We, the Catholic bishops of New Mexico, wish, in these circumstances, to reiterate our belief in the definition of marriage as a life-long bond between one man and one woman.

Meet our new Pope, Francis I

"Thank you for your welcome. Pray for me."

Gallup Catholic School: Open House; Student wins award

Ruthie Mulvaney, 10, of Gallup has been honored for her exemplary volunteer service with a President's Volunteer Service Award.

Obituaries for Fr. Flann O’Neil, Deacon Robert Racicot, and Sr. Joselda Smolen

Fr. Flann O'Neil, OFM  (1924 - 2013) Michael Dwyer O'Neil was born the son of Michael Augustine O'Neil and Rose Gertrude (Dwyer) on September 17, 1924 in Springfield, Ohio, where he grew up. Flann made his first profession of vows...

Hundreds Gather for Pro-Life Rally in Santa Fe

SANTA FE – On January 16, hundreds of people from around New Mexico gathered for the 6th annual Sanctity of Life Awareness and Unity Day. The day of pro-life activism was sponsored by Project Defending Life, a New Mexico-based...

Fr. Dale Jamison, OFM, installed as pastor of St. Mary Mission

On December 9, 2012, Fr. Dale Jamison, OFM, was formally installed as the pastor of St. Mary Mission in Tohatchi, NM.

Diocese Gains Four New Priests from India

Despite having recently made a journey of over 8000 miles from India, Fr. Raja Yeruva, Fr. Joseph Puli, Fr. Bala Narisetty, and Fr. William Polanki all conduct themselves in a manner that is both cheerful and warm.

Latest News

Join us in Praying for the Repose of the Soul of Fr. Robert Badger (1973-2021)

“He was an outstanding priest and a true son of the Church, which was expressed through the pastoral care of the people entrusted to him."

“It is a privilege to be a Religious”: Three Gallup Sisters Celebrate 90 Combined Years of Consecrated Life

"I asked Our Lord: “Jesus, what do you want me to do? What do you want of me?”In my heart I felt a very soft voice that said: “You follow Me.” 

“Keep your eyes fixed on Jesus”: Sr. Rene Backe Reflects on 65 Years of Religious Life

"We need to pray for each other so that we will be faithful to the Gospel, the blessings, and the Sacraments God has given us through the Church."

Friday News Roundup: Attempt to Force Priests to Violate the Seal of Confession Fails in Arizona

Plus: St. Teresa School Raffle; Pro-life Fundraisers; Bishops' Joint Statement on US-Mexico Border

Annual Student Essay Content Winners Describe “Catholic Heroes and Heroines of the Southwest”

The eighth-grade winner examines the life of her grandmother, who fought for Pueblo water rights.